Small Grants from INASP – just a reminder

Well, you may think this is a bit early, but it is time to start thinking through how these grants might fulfil something that really would make a difference to your library clients, or your fellow librarians.

INASPs Small Grants come in two sizes:  up to 2,ooo USD and up to 10,000 USD. The deadline for proposals in both categories is 30th June, 2012.

2000 USD might go towards “development of activities such as institutional/national training, peer experience exchange visits, mentoring, skills transfer and case studies.”

10,000 USD  needs to be innovative, sustainable and provide solutions to “supporting research or access” on a national or regional level.

More information is available here. Note there is a lot of competition for these grants and the words “up to” have great significance.

Jean Shaw, Phi

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About jgreigshaw

I work with Partnerships in Health Information which promotes partnership between libraries in Africa and the UK with an emphasis in African leadership. I have visited Kenya, Mali, Uganda and Zambia though Phi has contacts in many more African countries.
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